430hp Chevy Colorado Turbo LS Swap
This video accompanies my R&T Article http://www.roadandtrack.com/car-culture/a27540/regular-car-reviews-ls-power ed-chevy-colorado/ www.sloppymechanics.com -2005 Chevy Colorado fleet vehicle with 186,000 miles -2006 6.0L GM LS LQ4 V8 with 280,000 miles pulled from a 3500 Chevy Express Van -JFR turbo camshaft -Pac-Valve 1218 valve springs -Stock intake -Stock oil pan -Stock rockers -Stock lifters -Stock 4L80-E 4-speed automatic transmission -Trans-Go HD2 valve body kit -PTC Performance lockup torque converter -On3 Performance turbocharger 78mm compressor, 75mm turbine -turbo “hot side” built by Cory Johnson -turbo “cold side” built by Matt Happel -VS Racing Air-Air Intercooler -scrap 3-inch piping Ford Explorer 8.8 rear axle cut to fit with 3.73 gears and Limited-Slip -Used tires Power output: 430hp Total Cost less than $9,000 including the price of the vehicle
Chevy Colorado VariTune Performance Exhaust System from BBK
http://www.bbkperformance.com/products/Exhaust/new-varitune-mufflers-/universal-varitun e-mufflers-.html The Latest Hottest NEW Product from BBK Performance - Varitune - Adjustable performance Mufflers. Fully Adjustable for sound and horsepower! These Mufflers are universal and will fit most offset / offset - inlet / outlet applications including this Chevrolet Colorado. BBK is excited to announce the latest addition to our performance Exhaust lineup, the all new Varitune performance mufflers. These American designed and built performance mufflers are the first of their kind in the aftermarket, fully adjustable performance Mufflers that can be adjusted for sound and horsepower by simply moving the adjustment screw in or out from underneath the car! These mufflers are now available in Aluminized or stainless steel, in 2.5", 2.75" and 3.0" and with various offsets to fit most aftermarket and OEM applications. These Mufflers will soon be included in BBK's new complete Axle back and Cat back Exhaust systems for a variety of late model American muscle cars and trucks that will include 79-14 Mustang (all models) , All year Camaro's, and the new Hemi powered Dodge Charger , Challenger, SRT & 300, as well as many more applications.